| Feb 10, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Florida Atlantic fans that attend Saturday’s game against North Texas will get a chance to see a rarity in the Sun Belt – a player headed for the NBA.
Tony Mitchell is just a freshman, but he is living up to his billing as one of the top 20...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:12 PM
In the current climate of conference jumping, the Sun Belt chose veteran Karl Benson to try and hold the conference together and even expand it.
Benson, 60, who has been the WAC commissioner for the last 18 years and was the MAC commissioner for four...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:31 AM
The Sun Belt released the 2012 schedule for its members Thursday.
FAU opens against FBS member Wagner at home, and then is on the road for three straight games, starting with a conference game versus Middle Tennessee before facing Georgia and Alabama....
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Most of the Sun Belt is still playing non-conference games this week.
Florida Atlantic (0-2) is at Auburn (2-1) after opening the season at Florida and Michigan State.
The two conference games are Louisiana-Lafayette at red-hot Florida...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 11:39 AM
Winter Park defensive end James Washington committed to Syracuse in June when the Orangemen were a proud member of the Big East conference.
Things change. Washington, who had 15 sacks for the Wildcats as a junior, is now committed to an ACC program.
| Sep 29, 2011
| 1:47 PM
FAU’s baseball team will open the season at Alabama Feb. 17, the first time the Owls have to Tuscaloosa since they upset the Crimson Tide in the 2002 NCAA regional to make it to the super regional for the first and only time in program history....
| Sep 30, 2011
| 5:32 AM
Florida Atlantic is still an underdog in Saturday’s game, as it has been in every game this season, but this time there is a difference.
After their opponents had been favored by more than 30 points in the first three games, the bookmakers expect...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 8:25 AM
FAU is in the midst of the worst stretch in the program’s history.
With Saturday’s 41-7 loss to Florida International, the Owls are 0-9 on the season and have a losing streak stretching back to last season of 12 games.
FAU is also 0-6...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:23 PM
Titusville Astronaut quarterback Favian Upshaw was talking to FIU linebackers/defensive line coach Juan Navarro on Facebook last week when an overwhelming feeling of comfort came over him.
Everything just seemed right. It was time to commit to the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Daquein McNeil packed his bags for Miami two weekends ago for his first official visit of the recruiting process.
When the East Baltimore native and Vermont Academy senior guard arrived at Florida International University, he was greeted to 85-degree...
| May 20, 2012
Wood Selig has been here before and vows not to repeat his mistakes. Here is shepherding a football program from AAA to the big leagues. Mistakes include crippling schedules and high-volume redshirting.
Selig is Old Dominion's athletic director. He is...